University of Bath

Travelling by bus to the University of Bath

The bus services you can take to and from the University's Claverton Down campus.

Bus services

With frequent services between the city centre and campus, bus is the easiest way to travel to University.

Visit bus company websites to view timetables, purchase tickets and and service updates.

The following services all start and end at the Claverton Down campus bus terminus.

First Bath Uni Bus

  • U1 Lower Oldfield Park via city centre
  • U2 Combe Down, Southdown, Oldfield Park

Wessex Star

  • U18 Lower Oldfield Park via city centre
  • 17 City Centre, Twerton, Southdown, Lower Oldfield Park
  • U10 University to Southdown
  • 20A and 20C Bath circular services

Bus stops

City centre bus stops

Bath Bus Station is on Dorchester Street, to your left as you exit the train station. Buses to the University stop opposite the bus station. A bus journey from the train station will take 10 to 15 minutes.

Other bus stops in the city centre are:

  • on Corn Street, opposite the Avon Street multi-storey car park
  • next to Bath Abbey
  • on North Parade, opposite the cricket club ground
  • at the bottom of Bathwick Hill

Campus bus terminal and stops

Buses arrive at and leave from the terminus, on Convocation Avenue.

There is another bus stop on the road leading onto and off the campus, at the junction of Norwood Avenue and The Avenue, close to the Sports Training Village.

Access for passengers with disabilities

Most buses to campus have low floors and wheelchair areas for passengers with disabilities.

First Bath Uni Bus accessibility information

  • Visit the First Group website for details of the accessibility of their services.
  • Use their Journey planner to check that the buses on your route have low floor access.